Video Game: Rodea: The Sky Soldier
Rodea: The Sky Soldier (Tenkuu no Kishi Rodeanote in its original Wii incarnation) is an upcoming game for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS by Kadokawa Games and Prope, designed by Yuji Naka. Little is known about the project thus far, other than that it will emphasize flight-based gameplay and feature a simple control scheme (B to fly, A to shoot).The game was initially thought to be Vapor Ware until an announcement in November 2014 revealed the game was slated to be released in Spring 2015. NIS America announced that they will localizing the game for English release in North America and Europe during Fall 2015. First print editions of the game will have the original Wii version packaged in America and Japan, with Europe unconfirmed.The official English trailer can be found here. The old version of the trailer can be found here.
Rodea: The Sky Soldier provides examples of:
- Artificial Limbs: The main character has a Clock Punk right arm, and a tail for flight.
- Clock Punk: Seemingly.
- Lethal Lava Land
- Spiritual Successor: To NiGHTS into Dreams..., at least in part.
- Video Game Flight
- World in the Sky